New Windsor, Auckland

5 days ago

Auckland councillor slams 'culturally ignorant' protest over Mt Albert/Ōwairaka trees

Ripu Bhatia Reporter from Central Leader

Hi neighbours,

A politician has condemned the Mt Albert tree protest in Auckland and questions why the police response to Ihumātao was different.

What are your thoughts on this?

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5 days ago

Neighbourly being used for political purposes.

Gordon from Hillsborough

I could not find a way to contact Neighbourly.
How do we stop Jacinda Ardern using Neighbourly for spamming members' in-boxes with political advertising? Not acceptable!
Furthermore, her intrusion triggerred an email to me re its content, saying I could respond. When I clicked on the respond… View more
I could not find a way to contact Neighbourly.
How do we stop Jacinda Ardern using Neighbourly for spamming members' in-boxes with political advertising? Not acceptable!
Furthermore, her intrusion triggerred an email to me re its content, saying I could respond. When I clicked on the respond tab I found nowhere to respond.

2 hours ago

Great NZ Santa Run

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation

🎅🏼 Entries are now open for the 2019 Great NZ Santa Run!!

A 2-3km fun run/walk in a Santa suit!

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2 days ago

Drunk and disorderly at Friday Jams - what did you see?

Josephine Franks Reporter from Central Leader

Kia ora neighbours, thousands of people crammed into Western Springs on Sunday night for Friday Jams - which meant throngs of drunk people filling the streets afterwards, with reports of people urinating on people's property, obstructing traffic and loud and antisocial behaviour. Did you see … View moreKia ora neighbours, thousands of people crammed into Western Springs on Sunday night for Friday Jams - which meant throngs of drunk people filling the streets afterwards, with reports of people urinating on people's property, obstructing traffic and loud and antisocial behaviour. Did you see anything? Comment below or email josephine.franks@stuff.co.nz

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3 hours ago

Farmers Santa Parade .... 24 Nov 2019

Brian from New Lynn

When----Sunday 24 November 2019, 1.00pm - Sunday 24 November 2019, 5.30pm
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Pre-parade entertainment: 12pm-1pm
Parade: 1pm-2.30pm
Santa's Party: 2.30pm-5.30pm
Where
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City Centre, Auckland
Parade route: Mayoral Drive from Cook Street, along Queen … View more
When----Sunday 24 November 2019, 1.00pm - Sunday 24 November 2019, 5.30pm
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Pre-parade entertainment: 12pm-1pm
Parade: 1pm-2.30pm
Santa's Party: 2.30pm-5.30pm
Where
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City Centre, Auckland
Parade route: Mayoral Drive from Cook Street, along Queen Street, turning right into Customs Street East
Cost--Free
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The Farmers Santa Parade is celebrating its 86th birthday in 2019, promising some of the best celebrations yet.
New floats, giant inflatables, musicians, entertainment groups galore and Santa himself!
If you want to head in early to get the best spot, there will be pre-parade entertainment from 12pm.
Farmers Santa Parade is a proud supporter of Paralympics New Zealand, who will be out on the parade route ahead of the big event, so make sure to bring along some gold coins for their bucket collection.
Parade route
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The parade starts on Mayoral Drive before heading down Queen Street and ending on Customs St East.
To avoid the crowds, grab a spot-on Mayoral Drive; the view’s great and its way less busy than downtown. There might even be space to lay out your picnic blanket!
Whatever position you choose, make sure to keep safe and sit behind the blue honour line painted along the parade route.
Getting there
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Inner city roads will be closed between 11am and 5pm, so make sure to arrive before 11am if you’re driving to avoid traffic and take advantage of free parking available at the Downtown and Victoria Street Auckland Transport car parks (for cars parked before 11am and exited between 2pm and 6pm).
Buses and trains are also a great option to get there. For bus, train and ferry schedules and fares, visit at.govt.nz/bus-train-ferry or call the AT Public Transport Contact Centre on 09 366 6400.
Rain date
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The 2019 festivities will take place on Sunday 24 November, 1pm. However, if it’s raining cats and dogs, the parade will be postponed to Sunday 1 December.
Santa's Party
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2.30pm-5.30pm | Aotea Square | FREE
After the parade, we will have an amazing stage entertainment line-up, excellent food, stalls, headliners PJ Masks and entertainment for the whole family at Santa's Party in Aotea Square from 2.30pm-5.30pm.
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4 hours ago

The NZ House & Garden House Tours are selling fast!

The Team from NZ House & Garden House Tours

NZ House & Garden House Tours are hitting the regions for 2020! Book your next summer weekend away now for a chance to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines! Join us for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer … View moreNZ House & Garden House Tours are hitting the regions for 2020! Book your next summer weekend away now for a chance to step inside the pages of one of New Zealand’s favourite magazines! Join us for a day of indulgence visiting exquisite homes and gardens, all in support of Breast Cancer Foundation NZ. For the last eleven years, the magazine has handpicked five fabulous locations around the country and this time we are delighted to be heading to the Bay of Islands, Taupō, New Plymouth, Blenheim and Dunedin. For more information and to secure your tickets for an inspiring day out exploring, please visit our website.

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5 hours ago

Looking for help to get your home holiday ready?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, with summer and the festive season just around the corner, it's a great time to spruce up your home or give it a seasonal makeover. And if you're stuck for ideas, we can help!

Resene's colour and technical experts will be joining us on Homed from 7pm tonight (Weds … View more
Hey neighbours, with summer and the festive season just around the corner, it's a great time to spruce up your home or give it a seasonal makeover. And if you're stuck for ideas, we can help!

Resene's colour and technical experts will be joining us on Homed from 7pm tonight (Weds 20 Nov) to answer any questions you have about colour trends, decorating ideas, and the best way to get a perfect finish. Click here to submit your question now, then join us on Homed from 7pm to get some answers. See you then :)

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6 hours ago

5 REASONS TO CHOOSE SBA

Katherine from Small Business Accounting - Avondale

SBA Avondale

1962 Great North Rd, Avondale, Auckland 1026

09-600 1489

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7 hours ago

Introducing our four amazingly deserving charity partners for #RTB2020!

The Team from Round the Bays

Abilities Incorporated - who enrich the lives of people living with disabilities by securing meaningful work in commercial sectors

John Walker Find Your Field of Dreams Foundation - who provide accessible sports and recreation experiences to young people that promote character development and good… View more
Abilities Incorporated - who enrich the lives of people living with disabilities by securing meaningful work in commercial sectors

John Walker Find Your Field of Dreams Foundation - who provide accessible sports and recreation experiences to young people that promote character development and good health

Refugees As Survivors NZ - a mental health and wellbeing service for people from refugee backgrounds living in Aotearoa

Youthline Auckland - who give counselling, mentoring and training support and programmes to young people when they need it

We are so excited to have these charity partners on board and can't wait for all of you to give them a warm welcome to the RTB whānau.

Let's get behind them and fundraise for their awesome causes!
www.roundthebays.co.nz...

7 hours ago

Do you read with your child?

NumberWorks'nWords New Lynn

It can have positive long term effects, including:⠀
-Supported cognitive development. ⠀
-Improved language skills.⠀
-Prepared for academic success. ⠀
-A special bond with your child. ⠀
-Increased concentration and discipline. ⠀
-Improved imagination and creativity.⠀

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9 hours ago

How to be more Neighbourly...

The Team from Neighbourly.co.nz

Being Neighbourly is a lot more than just signing up to the website. It’s about taking the next step and being helpful and friendly to those around you. There are loads of different ways to be Neighbourly - here are a few suggestions from us.

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9 hours ago

What's On: Under My Skin

Karley from Mount Eden

Under My Skin is an exhibition by Karley Feaver, featuring a menagerie of animals in taxidermy form and modern sculpture. Opening 5.30-7.30pm, 2nd December and runs until 19th December.
Under My Skin
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